My Christmas wish

This time of the year most of us get asked the same question pretty frequently…what do you want for Christmas? wish list In the past, I have been able to think of a few things I would really like to have-an outfit, a pair of shoes, something for our house, etc.  We can always think of something we would like to have that we may not would buy for ourselves right?  After thinking about it a lot this year, the one thing I want more than anything and the one thing I do not want to live without is, the health of my loved ones.

In order to truly understand this Christmas wish, it’s important to have some background information.  This year on Thanksgiving Day, I visited 3 different hospitals in 3 different counties.  Yes, you read that right…3 people very near and dear to me spent their Thanksgiving in a hospital rather than at home with us, their family.  I am happy and thankful to report everyone is doing ok, and seems to be recovering well, but that does not dilute the reality that being in good health is usually underrated and often taken for granted.  Continue reading